But how to share that excitement with others? What's a good way to try to create that sense of sudden wonder in a mixological virgin?
'mixology' on Serious Eats
Nothing puts your guests in the holiday spirit like a little holiday spirits. From books to bottles to shakers and bitters, there are plenty of gift ideas from the cocktail world that can add pizzazz to celebrations throughout the year.
Throughout my twenties and well into my thirties, I was a dedicated beer drinker--partially because I really liked beer but also because I was so flummoxed when ordering an actual cocktail.